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Aquatrols hires Ramoutar for research job

Aquatrols Appoints Dr. Darryl Ramoutar as Director of Research and Development

September 17, 2018

(Paulsboro, NJ)Aquatrols – the world’s largest manufacturer of cutting-edge soil surfactants and related technologies – has named Dr. Darryl Ramoutar as Director of Research and Development.

Previously serving in leadership positions at Scotts Miracle-Gro Company and Clarke Environmental Services, Darryl brings a breadth of experience to the role that will help fuel Aquatrol’s future growth and product expansion. Most recently Director of Global Controls R&D at Scotts Miracle-Gro, Darryl specialized in providing strategic technological, regulatory and market guidance to brand teams and company leadership within the controls category.

“Darryl’s deep background speaks to his wealth of knowledge and passion for agronomy,” says Matt Foster, Aquatrols President and CEO. “I am confident that Darryl’s expertise will not only help us improve our product line for customers, but also help us continue down the path of becoming the most trusted supplier in golf.”

Darryl will lead the team in developing new and innovative products that not only extend beyond their current portfolio, but also provide an enhanced user experience. Popular Aquatrols products include Revolution, Dispatch, Aqueduct and a suite of complementary surfactants. With each solution being applied to optimize soil-water-plant interactions in various agronomic conditions, their products have become essential for golf course superintendents, sports turf managers and landscapers around the world.

About Aquatrols

More than 60 years ago, Aquatrols introduced the world’s first commercially available soil wetting agent. Since creating an entirely new product category to address water management challenges and opportunities, the company has remained a top innovator and producer of high-performance soil surfactants and related technologies. Their advanced product suite optimizes soil-water-plant interactions in agricultural, professional turfgrass and horticultural industries in more than 40 countries. Headquartered in southern New Jersey, Aquatrols also has offices in the United Kingdom and conducts business on six continents.

More information:, 800.257.7797

Nathan Rubinstein